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Renal disease in pregnancy 

Renal disease in pregnancy
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Renal disease in pregnancy
Author(s):

Sambit Mukhopadhyay

, Edward Morris

, and Sabaratnam Arulkumaran

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199651399.003.0016
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date: 24 February 2020

Significant changes in renal physiology occur in pregnancy. This chapter discusses the risk of developing UTIs, particularly asymptomatic bacteriuria. It also covers chronic renal disease, advice for renal transplant recipients, and causes and treatment of acute renal failure.

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